Lakshmi is an accomplished corporate development and investment professional with experience of 23 years. During her illustrious career, she has demonstrated excellence in Cross Border M&A (Buy Side and Sell Side) and Investments, Capital Raising (Equity and Debt) and Take Private Transactions. Prior to STL, Lakshmi has been associated with leading companies GMR Group, Essar Global, ETA-Al Ghurair Group and HCL Technologies Europe. She has so far executed deals aggregating over US$ 15 billion by value.
Lakshmi is a chemical engineering graduate from the Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai and pursued an MBA degree from SDA Bocconi, Italy. She also completed her Executive Program in Leadership and General Management from Columbia Business School, New York.